A driverless car suscessfully navigated Market Street with no harm to the baby inside.
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Baby on board in roll-away car

A 2011 Dodge Avenger left running in the parking lot at Guadalajara with a baby in the backseat July 26 rolled across Market Street and crashed into a truck in the parking lot beside the Charlottesville Recreation Center. The baby was unharmed, according to Charlottesville Police’s Steve Upman. Originally the car was believed to be […]

The people of McGraw Hill Financial do not plan to relocate SNL Financial from its Charlottesville location. Staff photo

Sold: SNL bought by McGraw Hill Financial

On Monday, McGraw Hill Financial announced it had signed a definitive agreement to buy Charlottesville-based SNL Financial for $2.225 billion in cash from privately held New Mountain Capital. Jason Feuchtwanger from McGraw Hill says his company is committed to Charlottesville as a strategic location and no layoffs are planned for current SNL employees. SNL, which […]

Residents of Yogaville in Buckingham County are concerned about the pipeline’s affects on their community’s spiritual practices and overall peacefulness.
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Pipeline’s new path: Puts it in someone else’s backyard

The newest proposed route for the 550-mile Atlantic Coast Pipeline, announced July 15, would avoid a pending historic district around Wingina in southern Nelson County, but cut through a state wildlife management area along the James River. On July 14, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commision requested that Dominion seek a route that avoids both, says […]